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Timing of the 1997 Eclipse of the Long Period (5.61 Years) Eclipsing Binary EE Cephei


Edward A. Halbach

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Estes Park, CO 80517-7035


Presented at the 87th Spring Meeting of the AAVSO, June 20, 1998




The eclipsing binary EE Cephei has a very long period of 5.61 years and an eclipse lasting about 30 days. The 1997 eclipse was observed visually and by CCDs with a spread of only 3.6 hours, but it was about three days later than predicted.


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